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Reid Johnson hit three home runs and the Byng Pirates outscored their foes by a whopping 51-1 during a three-game run to a Class A District championship Thursday at Stokes Field.

The Ada Lady Cougars had been shut out for 10 straight innings against a talented, veteran Durant team Thursday during a District 5A-4 doubleheader at the Tishomingo Softball Complex.

After holding off No. 17 Tushka 9-7 in Game 1, 16th-ranked Latta Panthers wrapped up a Class A District title when Cooper Hamilton hit a walk-off two-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning in a 16-5 victory over the Tigers in the nightcap.

Brinn Brassfield tossed a shutout and Riley Reed followed that with a no-hitter in a pair of Vanoss shutouts in Class A District Tournament action Thursday evening.

The Ada Cougars got an electrifying 11-yard touchdown run from Earltuan Battles with 1:46 left in the game to secure a 21-13 win over Tecumseh tonight at Norris Field.

East Central University Athletics has decided to unveil an updated Athletics Hall of Fame procedure, with the next class set to be inducted in October 2021 during a home football game.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

STILLWATER — Eddie Sutton lived long enough to find out he is a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, but not long enough to see his enshrinement.

STILLWATER – When Steve Beck took the helm as state 4-H program leader for the Oklahoma 4-H Youth Development Program, he knew there would be challenges in his new position. He was not, however, expecting to start his role without employees in the office.

The Oklahoma State baseball team will continue its quest for a College World Series berth at 2 p.m. Friday in Lubbock, Texas, it was announced Tuesday morning.

Michaela Richbourg connected on the biggest hit of her career, with the smack of the bat echoing from the Florida Panhandle all the way back to Choctaw Country.

Oklahoma Sooners

Thunder

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After two days off, and now against the backdrop of a still more organized and action-oriented push for social justice, the Oklahoma City Thunder and the rest of the NBA have chosen to resume the playoffs Saturday inside the Disney bubble in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

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